The In the April 18, 2012 budget, the government announced its intention to enter into negotiations with the federal government on sales tax harmonization (HST).
See Federation’s letter to the Finance Minister and his response.
In the past two weeks, concerns and questions have come to the PEI Home and School Federation regarding the process that will be established to appoint trustees to the newly amalgamated English language school board.
See the Federation’s newsletter and the Minister's response
The Canadian Home and School Federation (CHSF) called on the Harper Government to establish a Minister of State for Children and Youth. Governments are always touting how much money they are investing into the economy of Canada – it is now time to invest more in our children!
The Atlantic Caucus of Home and School/School Councils met in October 2011. Delegates decided to call upon government and school officials to look at department and board spending in each Atlantic province. We are challenging and encouraging our departments of education officials to search for efficiencies in the system and redirect these funds into the classroom.
See the Federation’s letter and see Minister's response